Ericsson jobs to go as rival secures contracts
- 10 December, 2008 22:00
Ericsson New Zealand is about to get rid of nearly a quarter of its workforce as it loses yet another key contract to rival Alcatel-Lucent.
Ericsson will shed 10 staff over the next six months, including contractors and in-house staff, out of a team of 50.
The company said the job cuts form part of a global cost-cutting programme which aims to save US$588 million (NZ$1 billion).
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